Cars have become the part and parcel of our daily life. In the USA, you must have car insurance if you want to drive. Otherwise you will face penalty according to the laws of the state. However the policy holders do face some problems after they take an insurance policy. We’re going to discuss the problems and some tips.
The most common problem the policy holder face is the insurance lapse. It means the cancellation of your insurance coverage. Your company will not take any responsibilities for any kind of accidents after you face insurance lapse.
Reason of Insurance Lapse
There are many reasons that can make your insurance company to drop the coverage. The most common reason is your track record. Most of the companies have a checking period of sixty days. In this time, they check your credentials and track records. That means they will go through your financial and driving history. If they find any kind of abnormalities, then your insurance will be dropped. If you make false claim t make the insurance then the company will go to the court.
Other than the first days of taking the insurance policy, your insurance can only lapse because of not paying the premium regularly.
You can also cancel your insurance with one company if you want to swap between insurance companies.
What Happens After Relapse
When your insurance policy lapses or you cancel them yourself- you can not legally drive the car. This also is effective on other owners of the car in case of joint ownership. There are some things that can possibly happen. If you are still paying your car loans then the company will ask to set up anew insurance or offer you their own insurance. They can also repossess your car. Without insurance, driving is highly punishable in some states.
What to Do
Take insurance as soon as you can. You may also go to the court against the insurance company but you must have insurance during these procedures. Good track record is helpful. Keep your record clean.
Get your cars insured as soon as you can. It is very important to insure your safety. You will face different sorts of penalty if you drive without an insurance.